Below is a sample of new documents written by Abraham Lincoln or with substantial endorsements written by Lincoln that do not appear in The Collected Works of Abraham Lincoln (1953-55) or either of its supplements (1974, 1990). Because the Papers of Abraham Lincoln has a much broader scope, the project has also scanned thousands of letters to Lincoln and other documents not included in the Collected Works.
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Record Group 45, Naval Records Collection of the Office of Naval Records and Library, 1691-1945, Entry 44: Records of the Office of the Secretary of the Navy, 1798-1921, Correspondence, 1798-1918, Letters Received from the President and Executive Agencies, 1837-1886, National Archives Building, Washington, DC
Record Group 56, General Records of the Department of the Treasury, 1775-1990, Entry 315: Records of the Division of Captured Property, Claims, and Land, General Records, Letters received by the Division, 1863-1887, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD
William S. Rosecrans Papers, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
Jones Library, Amherst, MA
Record Group 56, General Records of the Department of the Treasury, 1775-1990, Entry 210: Part II - Records of Various Divisions within the Office of the Secretary of the Treasury, Records of the Division of Appointments, Correspondence of the Division, Applications and Recommendations for Positions in the Washington, D.C. Offices of the Treasury Department, 1830-1910, National Archives and Records Administration, College Park, MD